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James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets

The collection contains materials gathered by James Birney in the course of his anti-slavery labors, and items gathered by William Birney while preparing a biography of his father. Over the years the collection has been augmented and now includes both anti- and pro-slavery material; printed speeches; African colonization; politics and campaign biographies; and black eduction.

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1896
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1889
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1885
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1884
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1883
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1882
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Topics & Subjects
180
African Americans -- Colonization Africa
178
United States -- Politics and government 1857-1861
117
Slavery -- United States Periodicals
115
Liberia
99
African Americans -- Colonization Periodicals
94
Slavery -- United States
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136
american colonization society
102
maryland state colonization society
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society for mitigating and gradually abolishing the state of slavery throughout the british dominions
35
american anti-slavery society
21
massachusetts anti-slavery society
18
sumner, charles, 1811-1874
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English
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German
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French
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Dutch
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: African Americans, Africa -- Native races
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Slavery -- Virginia
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Slavery
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: United States -- Politics and government 1853-1857, Kansas -- Politics and government 1854-1861...
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Plantation life, Slavery -- Louisiana, Slavery -- United States Personal narratives
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Brown, John, 1800-1859
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Mohonk Conference on the Negro Question, 1st, 1890; Barrows, Isabel C. (Isabel Chapin), 1845-1913
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: African Americans
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895; Smith, James McCune, 1813-1865
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Antislavery movements, Slavery -- Maryland
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Hammond, James Henry, 1807-1864; Clarkson, Thomas, 1760-1846
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Slavery -- United States Controversial literature 1845, Slavery -- Justification
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
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Topics: Slavery -- Georgia, Slave trade -- United States
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Elliott, E. N., ed; Christy, David, b. 1802; Bledsoe, Albert Taylor, 1809-1877; Stringfellow, Thornton; Harper, William, 1790-1847; Hammond, James Henry, 1807-1864; Cartwright, Samuel Adolphus, 1793-1863; Hodge, Charles, 1797-1878
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Introduction.--Cotton is king: or, Slavery in the light of political economy. By D. Christy.--Liberty and slavery: or, Slavery in the light of moral and political philosophy. By A. T. Bledsoe.--The Bible argument: or, Slavery in the light of divine revelation. By T. Stringfellow.--Slavery in the light of social ethics. By Chancellor Harper.--Slavery in the light of political science. By J. H. Hammond.--Slavery in the light of ethnology. By S. A. Cartwright.--Slavery in the light of...
Topics: Scott, Dred, Fugitive slave law of 1850, Slavery -- United States, Slavery -- Justification
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
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Topics: African Americans, Miscegenation
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Stutler, Boyd Blynn, 1889-; Krehbiel, C.J. and Co., firm, Cincinnati
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Howe, Julia Ward, 1819-1910, John Brown's body
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Fitzhugh, George, 1806-1881
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Slavery -- United States Controversial literature 1857, Slavery -- Justification, Labor and...
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by McCrady, Edward, 1833-1903
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Includes bibliographical references
Topic: Slavery -- South Carolina
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Knights of the Golden Circle
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Slavery -- Africa, North
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Afro-Americans -- Washington (D.C.) Directories
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Birney, James Gillespie, 1792-1857, Slavery -- United States
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Antislavery movements -- Pennsylvania
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Freedmen -- Washington (D.C.), Slavery -- Washington (D.C.)
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: African Americans
"First published by W. Lloyd Garrison & Knap[p]."
Topic: Freedmen
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Green, Beriah, 1795-1874; Miscellaneous Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Topic: Slavery -- Sermons
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Slavery -- United States Controversial literature 1838
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Harper, William, 1790-1847; Dew, Thomas R. (Thomas Roderick), 1802-1846; Hammond, James Henry, 1807-1864; Simms, William Gilmore, 1806-1870
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Slavery -- United States Controversial literature 1852, Slavery -- Justification
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Van Buren, Martin, 1782-1862
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Fisk University, African Americans -- Education (Higher)
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Weld, Theodore Dwight, 1803-1895, comp; American Anti-Slavery Society
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eye 1,991
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Topic: Slavery -- United States Condition of slaves
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
texts
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: United States -- History Revolution, 1775-1783 Afro-American troops, United States -- History War...
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Slaves -- United States Emancipation
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Roger Williams University, African Americans -- Education (Higher)
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Talladega College, African Americans -- Education (Higher)
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Claflin University, African Americans -- Education (Higher)
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: African Americans, Black race
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Jackson, James William
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
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"Select bibliography of negro churches": p. vi-viii
Topic: African Americans -- Religion
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: African Americans -- Colonization West (U.S.), Freedmen
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Locke, Alain LeRoy, 1886-1954
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Bibliography: p. [9]-20
Topics: American literature -- African American authors History and criticism, American literature --...
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: African Americans, African Americans
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Davis, Edward M
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Douglas Huntley Gordon Endowed Book Fund;
Topics: Slavery -- Law and legislation United States, Antislavery movements -- United States
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Thrasher, John B
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Slavery -- United States
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by American Anti-Slavery Society; Massachusetts Anti-Slavery Society; National Anti-slavery Bazaar; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885
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No vols. issued for 1840, 1850, 1854-1855, 1857
Topics: Slavery -- United States, Gift books
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Bourne, George, 1780-1845
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Slavery -- United States Controversial literature 1834, Slavery -- United States Condition of slaves
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Slavery -- United States Controversial literature 1852, Slavery
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Underground railroad, Slavery -- United States Fugitive slaves, Antislavery movements
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Slavery -- Biblical arguments, Slavery -- United States Controversial literature 1860-
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: American Colonization Society, African Americans -- Colonization Africa
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by American and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society
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Report year ends in May
Topic: Slavery -- United States Societies
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Slaves -- United States Emancipation, United States -- Politics and government Civil War, 1861-1865
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Slavery, Slave trade
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Slavery -- United States Societies, etc
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Slavery -- United States Controversial literature 1836, Abolitionists
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Heyrick, Elizabeth Coltman, 1769-1831
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Slavery -- West Indies, Abolitionists
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by American Anti-Slavery Society
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Vols. 8-21 never published
Topic: Slavery -- United States Periodicals
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Stevens, Thaddeus, 1792-1868, United States -- History 1849-1877, United States -- Politics and...
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877), Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Virginia
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Crummell, Alexander, 1819-1898
texts
eye 1,369
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: African American women -- Southern States
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
texts
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EISENHOWER: Copies 2 and 3 lack covers
Topic: Slavery -- United States Societies, etc
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Ethnology -- Africa, Africa -- Civilization
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical College
texts
eye 1,358
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical College, African Americans -- Education (Higher)
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
texts
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Trials -- United States, Navassa, West Indies
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Ohio Anti-Slavery Society, Slavery -- United States Controversial literature 1835, African...
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by LeMoyne Normal Institute
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eye 1,340
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: LeMoyne Normal Institute, African Americans -- Education (Higher)
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Antislavery movements -- United States
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Slavery -- United States Controversial literature 1830
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: African Americans -- Louisiana History 1863-1877, Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) --...
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: African Americans, Slavery -- United States Controversial literature 1837
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Antislavery movements, Slavery -- United States Controversial literature 1774-1800, Slavery --...
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: British and Foreign Anti-slavery Society (London, England), Slavery
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
texts
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Central Tennessee College, African Americans -- Education (Higher)
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Armistead, Wilson, 1819?-1868; Roberts, Joseph Jenkins, Pres. Liberia 1809-1876; Teage, Hilary; Garnett, H. H
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: African Americans -- Colonization Africa, Liberia
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: African Americans -- Education
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Trials (Libel) -- Great Britain, Libel and slander